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Gazeta do Rio de Janeiro
Gazeta do Rio de Janeiro 1808.png
Page 1 of 10 September 1808 edition of the Paper
Type Biweekly
Founded 10 September 1808.
Language Portuguese
Headquarters Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Gazeta do Rio de Janeiro was the first newspaper to be published in Brazil. It was printed twice a week. It was pro government for the then Portughese rulers of Brazil. Its Editor was Friar José Tiburcio Rocha. It was renamed Gazeta in 1821 and shutdown after Brazil got Independence.[1][2][3][4]


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  2. ^ Ross Eaman (12 October 2009). The A to Z of Journalism. Scarecrow Press. p. 91. ISBN 978-0-8108-7067-3. Retrieved 21 June 2013. 
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